1. Write for Texas Overview Video

    • Resource ID: W4TX0000
    • Grade Range: 5–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    This resource links to the Write for Texas online resources and includes a short video overview.

  2. Target 2% Lessons to Support Vocabulary for Grades K through 5

    • Resource ID: T2P0003
    • Grade Range: K–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Vocabulary knowledge is an essential component of comprehension, language proficiency, and reading growth for all students.These vocabulary activities are designed to enhance the instruction of all teachers of reading and to meet the learning needs of all students, as indicated by data.

  3. Target 2% Lessons to Support Phonics for Grades K through 5

    • Resource ID: T2P0002
    • Grade Range: K–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Phonics is the relationship between the letters (graphemes) of written language and the sounds (phonemes) of spoken language. These phonics activities are designed to enhance the instruction of all teachers of reading and to meet the learning needs of all students, as indicated by data.

  4. Target 2% Lessons to Support Phonological Awareness for Grades K through 1

    • Resource ID: T2P0001
    • Grade Range: K–1
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Phonological awareness is the structure of oral language. It involves the awareness that oral language is comprised of sounds and the ability to manipulate these sound parts in various ways (blending, segmenting, deleting, adding, substituting).

  5. Target 2% Lessons to Support Fluency for Grades K through 5

    • Resource ID: T2P0004
    • Grade Range: K–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Fluency is the ability to read text effortlessly, allowing the reader to concentrate on meaning. Fluency includes reading accurately, quickly, and with prosody (appropriate phrasing, expression, and attention to punctuation).
     

  6. Target 2% Research Briefs

    • Resource ID: T2P0006
    • Grade Range: K–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    A collection of research briefs based on topics from results of the Target 2% survey and focus groups.

  7. Restorative Discipline Practices in Texas

    • Resource ID: RD001
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject:

    This resource provides information on Restorative Discipline Practices in Texas.

  8. Starting the Conversation

    • Resource ID: THSCA001
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject:

    Welcome to “Starting the Conversation.” The lessons and materials of this program address the growing problem of relationship violence among high school athletes and aim to help Texas students create a positive team and school culture.

  9. Sheltered Instruction Training Series

    • Resource ID: SI001
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject: ELL Support

    Sheltered instruction is an instructional approach that uses various strategies to ensure that grade-level instruction provided in English addresses both content and language objectives. This resource introduces the Sheltered Instruction Training Series (20 CPE hours).

  10. Texas Education on iTunes U

    • Resource ID: ITUNES01
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject:

    Stream or download podcasts, videos, and other multimedia lessons directly from iTunes U. OER resources available in iTunes U can be streamed on iOS devices, or they can be downloaded and delivered through other selected devices and/or platforms.

  11. Conservation of Momentum

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0035
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    This resource was created to support TEKS IPC(4)(E).

  12. Bloodborne Pathogens Training

    • CPE credit is 2
    • Subject:
    It is important to know the dangers of bloodborne diseases. It is even more important to know how to protect oneself and others from catching or spreading these diseases. Bloodborne pathogens such as bacteria and viruses are present in blood and body fluids and can cause disease in humans. The purpose of this course is to educate staff professionals about bloodborne pathogens and exposure control plans to prevent the spread of these diseases.
  13. TEKS CTE for Administrators and Counselors

    • CPE credit is 1
    • Subject: CTE
    TEKS CTE for Administrators and Counselors focuses on the newly adopted Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Career and Technical Education for the school year 2017–2018. Participants who successfully complete all modules and the assessment will earn one continuing professional education (CPE) credit.
  14. TEKS Implementation Overview

    • CPE credit is 1
    • Subject: CTE
    Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs allow students to explore a range of options for their future, inside and outside the classroom. Through CTE, students can start their path toward a career that they are passionate about, while earning valuable experience, college credits, and more. Participants who successfully complete all modules and the assessment will earn one continuing professional education (CPE) credit.
  15. Interactive Math Glossary

    • Resource ID: MATH_IMG_001
    • Grade Range: K–8
    • Subject: Math

    The Interactive Math Glossary is provided by the Texas Education Agency to help teachers explore and understand mathematics vocabulary.

  16. Implementing the ELPS in Social Studies

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: ELL Support
    This course is designed to show how implementing the ELPS cross-curricular student expectations and linguistic accommodations promotes content and language acquisition in a social studies lesson. This training is divided into three sections: lesson introduction, content lesson analysis, and ELPS lesson extension.
  17. TSLP—K–5—Effective Instructional Framework—E3—Tier II Intervention

    • Resource ID: TSLP_K-5_E3
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    The goal of the Texas State Literacy Plan (TSLP) is to ensure that every Texas child is strategically prepared for the literacy demands of college or career by high school graduation.

  18. TSLP—K–5—Effective Instructional Framework—E5—Meeting Diverse Needs

    • Resource ID: TSLP_K-5_E5
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    The goal of the Texas State Literacy Plan (TSLP) is to ensure that every Texas child is strategically prepared for the literacy demands of college or career by high school graduation.

  19. Introduction to Accommodations and Modifications in CTE Classrooms

    • CPE credit is 1.0
    • Subject: CTE
    This course provides an introduction to accommodations and modifications in the CTE classroom.
  20. ESTAR/MSTAR

    • Resource ID: E_MSTAR001
    • Grade Range: 2–8
    • Subject: Math

    The ESTAR/MSTAR Universal Screeners and Diagnostic Assessments are a formative assessment system administered to students in grades 2–8 to support instructional decisions in mathematics.